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  Cardiospermum canescens
 
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  Family: SAPINDACEAE
  Citation:  Cardiospermum canescens Wall., Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 14. t. 14. 1829; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. India 1: 670. 1875; Gamble, Fl. Pres. Madras 245(175). 1918; Vajr., Fl. Palghat Dist. 130. 1990; Sasidh., Fl. Chinnar WLS 74. 1999; P.C. Pant in N.P. Singh et al., Fl. India 5: 355. 2000; Sasidh., Fl. Parambikulam WLS 73. 2002; P. Singh & E. Vajr. in P. Daniel, Fl. Kerala 1: 773. 2005.
  Malayalam Name(s): Chumattukodi, Uzhinja
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s):
  Description: Climbing herbs; branchlets pubescent. Leaves 2-ternate; leaflets lobed, terminal 5 x 2.5 cm, acuminate, mucronate, sparsely hairy above and pubescent below; petiole 4 cm, petiolule 1.5-2 cm. Racemes axillary; flowers white; sepals 2 + 2, outer 1 mm, inner 2.5 mm, obovate; petals 2 + 2, 3 mm, upper ones oblong-obovate, basal scale to 2 mm, lower ones 2.5 mm, basal scale 1 mm; stamens 8, filaments subequal, pilose. Capsule 3.5 x 3 cm, inflated, not winged, tomentose.
  Habit: Climber
  Flowering & Fruiting: Throughout the year
  District(s): Palakkad, Idukki
  Medicinal: Yes
  Habitat: Dry deciduous forests
  Distribution: Pantropical
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: No
  Garden: No
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
  Localities: Chinnar, Alampetty, Keerapady, Attapady block-Mukkali
   
 
   
 
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